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Hymns and Children’s Songs

Hymns and Children’s Songs, English.
LDS Church.
1978. First edition. 45 songs.

The same hymns are also in the 1978 “Gospel Principles” manual.


Historical. This collection is out of print.

BYU Harold B. Lee Library: BX 8685.81 .C468h (Special Collections)

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2. Redeemer of Israel

Adapt.: William W. Phelps

Words: Joseph Swain

Music: Freeman Lewis

3. Come, Come, Ye Saints

Words: William Clayton

Music: English folk song

4. How Firm a Foundation

Words: Anon.; Robert Keen

Music: Anon.; J. Ellis

5. Come, Ye Children of the Lord

Arr.: Benjamin Carr

Words: James H. Wallis

Music: Spanish melody

6. When upon Life’s Billows

Words: Johnson Oatman Jr.

Music: Edwin O. Excell

8. Let Us All Press On

Words: Evan Stephens

Music: Evan Stephens

10. Sweet Is the Work

Words: Isaac Watts

Music: John J. McClellan Jr.

11. I Need Thee Every Hour

Words: Annie S. Hawks

Music: Robert Lowry

12. Oh, How Lovely Was the Morning

Adapt.: A. C. Smyth

Words: George Manwaring

Music: Sylvanus Billings Pond

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13. How Great the Wisdom and the Love

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: Thomas McIntyre

14. Behold the Great Redeemer Die

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: George Careless

15. O God, the Eternal Father

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Felix Mendelssohn

16. God, Our Father, Hear Us Pray

Adapt.: Edwin P. Parker

Words: Annie Pinnock Malin

Music: Louis M. Gottschalk

17. Jesus, Once of Humble Birth

Words: Parley P. Pratt

Music: Giacomo Meyerbeer; English Chorister

18. I Stand All Amazed

Words: Charles H. Gabriel

Music: Charles H. Gabriel

19. There Is a Green Hill Far Away

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: John H. Gower

20. We’ll Sing All Hail to Jesus’ Name

Words: Richard Alldridge

Music: Joseph Coslett

21. In Humility, Our Savior

Words: Mabel Jones Gabbott

Music: Rowland H. Prichard

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22. The Spirit of God like a Fire

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Anon.

24. High on the Mountain Top

Words: Joel H. Johnson

Music: Ebenezer Beesley

25. Oh Say, What Is Truth?

Words: John Jaques

Music: Ellen Knowles Melling

26. Now Let Us Rejoice

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Henry Tucker

28. Do What Is Right

Words: Anon.

Music: George Kiallmark Sr.

30. We Thank Thee, O God, for a Prophet

Words: William Fowler

Music: Caroline E. Sheridan Norton

31. I Know That My Redeemer Lives

Words: Samuel Medley

Music: Lewis D. Edwards

32. God Be with You

Words: Jeremiah E. Rankin

Music: William G. Tomer

34. O My Father

Words: Eliza R. Snow

Music: James McGranahan

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35. There Is Beauty All Around

Words: John Hugh McNaughton

Music: John Hugh McNaughton

36. It May Not Be on the Mountain Height

Words: Mary Brown

Music: Carrie E. Rounsefell

38. Ere You Left Your Room This Morning

Words: Mary A. Pepper Kidder

Music: William O. Perkins

40. Praise to the Man

Words: William W. Phelps

Music: Scottish folk song

42. Far, Far Away on Judea’s Plains

Words: John Menzies Macfarlane

Music: John Menzies Macfarlane

43. Silent Night

Trans.: John F. Young (from German)

Words: Joseph Mohr

Music: Franz Gruber

44. Christ the Lord Is Risen Today

Words: Charles Wesley

Music: Henry Carey

45. He Is Risen!

Words: Cecil Frances Alexander

Music: Joachim Neander

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48. I Know My Father Lives

Words: Reid N. Nibley

Music: Reid N. Nibley

49. I Am a Child of God

Words: Naomi W. Randall

Music: Mildred Tanner Pettit

50. I Thank Thee, Dear Father

Words: Anon.

Music: George Careless

51. I Think When I Read That Sweet Story

Words: Jemima Luke

Music: Leah Ashton Lloyd

52. Teach Me to Walk in the Light

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

53. The Lord Gave Me a Temple

Words: Donnell Hunter

Music: Darwin Wolford

54. Kindness Begins with Me

Words: Clara W. McMaster

Music: Clara W. McMaster

55. Dare to Do Right

Words: George L. Taylor

Music: William Bradbury

56. The Golden Plates

Words: Rose Thomas Graham

Music: J. Spencer Cornwall

57. Family Prayer

Words: DeVota Mifflin Peterson

Music: DeVota Mifflin Peterson

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